Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has given priority to support Sri Lanka said its President Jin Liqun at a meeting with Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe during the World Economic Summit in Davos Switzerland.
The implementation of a new computerized system for the continuous discharge certificates of merchant navy personnel, issued after their registration at the Merchant Shipping Secretariat, was held yesterday (17th Jan.) under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat.
Showery weather is expected (Particularly in Northern and Eastern parts of the island) during next few days (from 20th January) and the prevailing cold weather is likely to temporary decrease, the Met. Department said.
Minister of Health Dr. Rajitha Senarthne sending a letter to all Cabinet, State, and Provincial Chief Ministers has requested to take necessary steps to implement a program on 24th January to inspect all public institutions, where an outstanding rise of dengue mosquitoes is reported.
Minister of Health, Nutrition, and Indigenous Medicine Dr. Rajitha Senarathna has instructed Dr. Kanthi Ariyarathne, the Director of Private Hospitals to complete report which includes the framework for regulating the private hospitals within two months.